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Police investigating triple shooting in San Francisco’s Tenderloin

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Three people were injured in a shooting in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood on Thursday. | Source: Isaac Ceja/The Standard

Three people were injured in a shooting Thursday afternoon near an intersection in San Francisco’s Tenderloin neighborhood, San Francisco police said.

Officers responded at 12:43 p.m. to Golden Gate Avenue and Leavenworth Street for a report of a possible shooting and found two people suffering from apparent gunshot wounds, per SFPD.

After providing first aid, San Francisco Fire Department paramedics took the injured people to a hospital for non-life-threatening injuries, according to police.

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Witnesses at the scene told officers that an unknown vehicle stopped on Leavenworth and shot at an occupied, parked vehicle.

While investigators were at the scene, a third adult victim walked into another local hospital suffering from a gunshot wound which was deemed to be related to the shooting.

Police did not identify any suspects in the incident. The motive for the shootings is unknown.